Basal insulin analogues in the treatment of diabetes mellitus: What progress have we made?

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Sanjay Kalra;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism,volume 19,issue Suppl 1,pagesS71-S73 (issn: 2230-8210, eissn: 2230-9500)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4413397, doi: 10.4103/2230-8210.155407
  • Subject: Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | RC648-665 | RC799-869 | hypoglycemia | insulin degludec | Brief Communication | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Basal insulin analogs

Over the past few decades, continuous progress has been made in the development of insulin therapy. Basal insulins were developed around 60 years ago. However, existing basal insulins were found to have limitations. An ideal basal insulin should have the following prope... View more
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